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  • Name : Prof. R. Padma Sree
  • Designation : Head of Department
  • Mobile : 0891 2844870, 4869
    (+91) 9849441016
  • Email: head.chemical@andhrauniversity.edu.in

The Department of Chemical Engineering was started in 1933 and is one of the pioneering institutions in India to offer education in Chemical Engineering and Technology. The department has stretched its branches and offers full-fledged courses in Petroleum Refinery Engineering, Energy Engineering, Electrochemical & Corrosion Engg., Reaction Engg., Process Dynamics and Control, Mineral Process Engineering and Biotechnology besides core Chemical Engineering. The Department offers the following courses: B.Tech. Chemical Engineering. B.Tech. Chemical Engineering with Specialization in Petroleum Engineering. B.Tech. Chemical Engineering with Specialization in Biotechnology M.Tech. Chemical Engineering. M.Tech. Mineral Process Engineering. M.Tech. Biotechnology The Department also fosters doctoral and postdoctoral research. The Department research activities are supported by various funding agencies like U.G.C., MHRD, AICTE and MNES etc. The Department of Chemical Engineering is actively involved in consultancy services and caters to the need of local Chemical Industries. Excellent laboratories have been developed with state of the art equipment like atomic absorption spectroscope, experimental reactor, computer controlled packed distillation column, gas-liquid chromatography, RDC column, ultra-filter, lyophilize etc. The faculty of the department are actively involved in research in the areas of Heat Transfer, Biotechnology, Mineral Processing, Fluid flow, corrosion, Phase equilibria, Ionic Mass Transfer, Electrochemical Engineering, Chemical Reaction Engineering, Environmental Pollution control, enzyme technology and industrial waste treatment.

Name Designation Qualification Specialization
Prof. S.V. Naidu Professor Ph.D. Heat Transfer
Prof. Pulipati King Professor Ph.D. Petroleum Ref. Engg.,
Ionic Mass Transfer &
Industrial Pollution Control Engg.
Prof. R. Padma Sree Professor & Head of the Department Ph.D. Computer aided Process synthesis,
Equipment design, Process Control &
Pollution Control
Prof. G.M.J. Raju Professor & Chairman BOS Ph.D. Electro Chemical & Corrosion Engineering
and Computer Applications
Prof. K. Jaya Raju Professor Ph.D. Biotechnology, Biochemistry &
Enzyme Engineering
Prof. K.V.Ramesh Professor Ph.D. Three Phase fluidization and
Prof. N.Chitti Babu Professor Ph.D. Chemical Engg., Environmental Engg.
Prof. D.Appala Naidu Professor Ph.D Biotechnology
Prof. V.Sri Devi Professor Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Bio Process Engg.
Prof.M.V.V.ChandanaLakshmi Professor Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Bio Process Engg.
Prof. V. Meena Professor Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Bio Process Engg.
Dr. Deepa Meghavathu Professor Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
Dr. G.V.S.Sharma Associate Professor Ph.D. Marine Chemical Engg.
Dr. Ch.Asha Immanuel Raju Assistant Professor Ph.D. Ionic Mass Transfer, Mineral
Process Engg., Modeling & Simulation
and Mechanical Operations
Dr. N.M.Yugandhar Assistant Professor Ph.D. Bio-Technology
Dr. M.Tukaram Bai Assistant Professor Ph.D. Chemical Reaction Engineering
and Chemical Engineering
Sri P.Venkata Rao Assistant Professor M.Tech. Chemical Engineering